Peer-reviewed Papers

WWW 2018: Lin, A.Y., Ford, J., Adar, E., and Hecht, B. (2018) VizByWiki: Mining Data Visualizations from the Web to Enrich News Articles. Proceedings of the 27th World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2018).

CSCW 2018: Yu, B., Wang, X., Lin, Y., Ren, Y., Terveen, L., Zhu, H. Out With The Old, In With The New? Unpacking Member Turnover in Online Production Groups. Proc. ACM Hum.-Comput. Interact. 1, 2, Article 117. PDF

ACM CHI 2017: Lin, Y., Kuehl, K., Schöning. J., Hecht, B. (2017) Understanding “Death by GPS”: A Systematic Study of Catastrophic Incidents Associated with Personal Navigation Technologies. Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems. (CHI 2017) New York: ACM Press PDF | Interactive Map | Dataset

ACM CHI 2017: Lin, Y. *, Colley, A.*, Thebault-Spieker, J.*, Häkkilä, J., Nunes, N., Wenig, D., Kuehl, K., Fischman, B., Nisi, V., Runge, N., Degraen, D., Hecht, B.**, Schöning, J**. (2017). The Geography of Pokémon GO: Beneficial and Problematic Effects on Places and Movement. Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2017). New York : ACM Press. * Indicates co-first authors, ** Indicates co-Principal Investigators. PDF | Dataset

ACM CHI 2017: Hall, A., McRoberts, S., Thebault-Spieker, J., Lin, Y., Sen, S., Hecht, B., Terveen, L. (2017) Freedom versus Standardization: Structured Data Generation in a Peer Production Community. Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2017). New York: ACM Press PDF

ACM CSCW 2017: Lin, Y., Yu, B., Hall, A., and Hecht, B. (2017) Problematizing and Addressing the Article-as-Concept Assumption in Wikipedia. Proceedings of the 20th ACM Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing (CSCW 2017). New York: ACM Press. PDF

ACM CHI 2016: Johnson, I., Lin, Y., Li, T., Hall, A., Halfaker, A., Schöning, J., and Hecht, B. (2016) Not at Home on the Range: Peer Production and the Urban/Rural Divide. Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI 2016) . New York: ACM Press Link | PDF

ISPRS/IGU Joint Conference: Lin, Allen, and Francis Harvey. “Spatial Variation of Privacy Measured Through Individual Uniqueness Based on Simple US Demographics Data.” Advances in Spatial Data Handling and Analysis. Springer International Publishing, 2015. 289-298. Link

Master Thesis

Geography M.A. master thesis, Department of Geography, Environment and Society, the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. PDF